2 Years - 4 Semesters
Ontario College Diploma
Campus: Sault Ste. Marie
Start Dates: Sep 2024, Jan 2025
Program Code: 2095


The Computer Programming program has a comprehensive curriculum that will transform you into a highly-skilled, in-demand professional ready to make your mark on the digital world!

Learn in hardware and software environments that mirror the industry-standard networks and platforms you’ll encounter in your career. Hey, we don’t want you to become outdated technology.

Work on innovative projects and develop your skills in Python, Java and JavaScript, and apply your skills to the writing of standalone and web-based DBMS applications. Integrate your skills in a mentored capstone project in your final semester.

As a Computer Programming graduate, you can continue with a third year to complete our Computer Programming and Analysis advanced diploma program or further your studies with our Networking and Security Architecture (NASA) graduate certificate program.

If you’re interested in a university degree in computer science, you can apply earned Sault College credits to continue your studies at partnering institutions like Algoma University (2+1 and 2+2) with our pathways to a degree.

Employers are looking for you. IT is an integral part of businesses across the globe, but you already know this. Let’s team up to smash your goals in the IT sector. What do you say?

Requirements & Program Information

Ontario Secondary School diploma with Grade 12 English (C) ENG4C, Grade 12 Foundations for College Math (C) MAP4C, or mature student status.  Missing any requirements? Get them for free from Academic Upgrading.

Career Path

A strong demand for programming/analysis graduates exists in a number of different businesses and industries both locally and nationally. Graduates may seek employment in a wide range of positions such as: software development, systems analysis and design, user interface design and human factors, web and database design and programming, project management, system and database administration, end user support, management of technology. Potential for career advancement and portability of skills is high.

Fees & Costs


These fees are for the 2024-2025 academic year (year 1 of study), and are subject to change. Please visit your Student Portal to view your Schedule of Fees.


Program Coordinator: Rodney Martin, (705) 759-2554 ext 2646, rodney.martin@saultcollege.ca

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